German Submarine Jacket

Description
General History
German Navy foul-weather submarine bridge jacket that would have been worn by an enlisted man.
Object Name
jacket
associated date
1941-1945
Physical Description
grey (overall color)
leather (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 31 in x 19 in x 2 in; 78.74 cm x 48.26 cm x 5.08 cm
Place Made
Germany
associated place
Germany
ID Number
1980.0806.03
accession number
1980.0806
catalog number
1980.0806.03
related event
World War II
The Great Depression and World War II
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Exhibition
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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